Centre for Children's Rights


Prof Laura Lundy
Professor of Education Law and Children's Rights
LL.B, LL.M, PhD,
Barrister at Law

Deputy Director

Ms Lesley Emerson

Other Members:

Prof David Archard
Dr Bronagh Byrne
Prof Paul Connolly
Prof Jannette Elwood
Dr Stefania Giannakaki
Dr Karen Kerr
Prof Ruth Leitch
Dr Katrina Lloyd
Dr Chelsea Marshall
Dr Sarah Miller
Dr Karen Orr
Dr Dirk Schubotz
Dr Karen Winter

Research Students:

Jen Banks
Rhian Barrance
Josephine Bweyale
Lovina Emejulu
Erika Frank
Lucy Royal-Dawson
Harry Shier
Triona Stokes
Michelle Templeton

News from the Centre for Children's Rights

Equity through education at Massey University New Zealand

Professor Laura Lundy was a keynote speaker at the Equity Through...

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Summer School: Children’s Rights-Based Participation

1-3 June 2016

The Centre for Children’s Rights at Queen’s University Belfast is hosting a Summer School on children’s rights-based participation. The...

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Civil and political rights – questionnaire for children

The Centre for Children's Rights and Save the Children are asking children aged between 12 and 17 what they...

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MSc Children's Rights Studentship (2016/17)- Apply Now

The MSc in Children’s Rights is now in its third year and the School of Education (with the Improving Children’s Lives initiative)...

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Children's participation in budgeting processes

The Centre for Children's Rights at Queen's University Belfast and Plan International are looking for meaningful and workable examples of child-participatory budgeting processes at national,...

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Archard, D. (2014) 'Children, autonomy and well-being,' in Colin Macleod and Alexander Bagattini (eds.) The Concept of Child Well-Being Dordrect: Springer

Archard, D. (2014) 'Procreating,' in S. Luper (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Life and Death Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Langlaude, S. (2014) Parental Disputes, Religious Upbringing and Welfare in English Law and the ECHR, Religion and Human Rights: An International Journal 9(1), 1-30.